95th ESA Annual Meeting (August 1 -- 6, 2010)

COS 80 - Environmental Impact and Risk Assessment

Thursday, August 5, 2010: 8:00 AM-11:30 AM
334, David L Lawrence Convention Center
Amy Freitag
8:00 AM
Cost-sensitive risk assessment for invasive plants species in the United States
John Paul Schmidt, University of Georgia; John M. Drake, University of Georgia
8:20 AM
Protecting streams from rural land conversion: Do strong regulations work?
Gino Lucchetti, King County; Joshua Latterell, King County; Robert Fuerstenberg, King County; Klaus Richter, King County; Raymond K. Timm II, King County; Julia Michalak, University of Washington
8:40 AM
Competition between a non-native metal-hyperaccumulating plant (Thlaspi caerulescens) and a native congener (Thlaspi montanum)
Judy P. Che-Castaldo, National Socio-Environmental Synthesis Center (SESYNC); David W. Inouye, University of Maryland
9:00 AM
Temporal variation of pharmaceuticals in an urban and agriculturally influenced stream
Allison Veach, Kansas State University; Melody Bernot, Ball State University
9:20 AM
Watershed variability in native and introduced species response to anthropogenic water removal of tropical mountain streams
Kathleen R. Gorbach, University of Dayton; Megan E. Shoda, University of Dayton; Albert J. Burky, University of Dayton; M. Eric Benbow, University of Dayton
9:40 AM
9:50 AM
Bayesian composite receptor modeling for bacterial source tracking
S. Thomas Purucker, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Michael Tryby, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency; Andrew Keats, Memorial University of Newfoundland
10:10 AM
Integrated moisture index (IMI) and site conditions related to wildfires
Matthew P. Peters, Northern Research Station, USDA Forest Service; Louis Iverson, Northern Research Station, USDA Forest Service; Anantha Prasad, Northern Research Station, USDA Forest Service; Stephen N. Matthews, The Ohio State University
10:50 AM